Kim So-jung (tennis)

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Kim So-Jung
Country (sports) South Korea
ResidenceSeoul, Korea
Born (1986-03-18) March 18, 1986 (age 33)
Seoul, Korea
Height1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$119,299
Singles
Career record212–158
Career titles0 WTA, 5 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 204 (20 September 2010)
Current rankingNo. 580 (10 September 2014)
Doubles
Career record99–100
Career titles0 WTA, 7 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 233 (17 July 2006)
Current rankingNo. 407 (10 September 2014)
Last updated on: 10 September 2014.

Kim So-Jung (born March 3, 1986 in Seoul) is a South Korean tennis player. Her highest WTA singles ranking is 214, which she reached on August 9, 2010. Her career high in doubles is 382, which she reached on July 17, 2006. She won silver for the mixed double teams event after defeat the Taiwanese team at the 2009 Universiade Games.[1] She has played in the Korea Open [2]

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles finals: 7 (5–2)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 12 April 2004 Yamaguchi, Japan Clay Chinese Taipei Chan Chin-wei 7–6(9–7), 6–2
Winner 2. 26 April 2004 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard Indonesia Liza Andriyani 6–2, 6–2
Winner 3. 1 November 2005 Busan, Korea Hard Russia Alla Kudryavtseva 3–6, 6–1, 6–2
Winner 4. 23 March 2009 Wellington, New Zealand Hard South Korea Chae Kyung-yee 4–6, 6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 5. 27 April 2009 Gimcheon, Korea Hard South Korea Lee Jin-a 4–6, 5–7
Winner 6. 11 April 2011 Incheon, Korea Hard South Korea Lee Jin-a 2–6, 6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 7. 29 April 2013 Seoul, Korea Hard China Han Xinyun 2–6, 1–6

Doubles: 12 (7–5)[edit]

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Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 5 September 2005 Beijing, China Hard (i) Japan Maki Arai Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
Chinese Taipei Hwang I-hsuan
6–4, 6–0
Winner 2. 18 Aug 2008 Gimhae, Korea Hard Japan Ayaka Maekawa South Korea Cho Jeong-a
South Korea Kim Ji-young
2–6, 6–3, 10–4
Runner–up 3. 1 September 2008 Goyang, Korea Hard Japan Ayaka Maekawa South Korea Chae Kyung-yee
South Korea Chang Kyung-mi
5–7, 6–3, 5–10
Winner 4. 9 March 2009 North Shore City, New Zealand Hard Japan Ayaka Maekawa Australia Alison Bai
Australia Renee Binnie
7–5, 7–6
Winner 5. 16 March 2009 Hamilton, New Zealand Hard Japan Ayaka Maekawa Indonesia Jessy Rompies
Thailand Varatchaya Wongteanchai
7–5, 6–3
Winner 6. 23 March 2009 Wellington, New Zealand Hard Japan Ayaka Maekawa South Korea Chae Kyung-yee
South Korea Kim Hae-sung
6–4, 6–4
Runner–up 7. 7 September 2009 Noto, Japan Carpet China Han Xinyun Chinese Taipei Hsu Wen-hsin
Chinese Taipei Hwang I-hsuan
3–6, 6–1, 9–11
Runner–up 8. 19 July 2010 Nonthaburi, Thailand Hard Japan Remi Tezuka Japan Akiko Yonemura
Japan Tomoko Yonemura
2–6, 4–6
Runner–up 9. 29 Aug 2011 Tsukuba, Japan Hard Japan Erika Takao Chinese Taipei Chan Chin-wei
Chinese Taipei Hsu Wen-hsin
1–6, 1–6
Runner–up 10. 29 May 2014 Changwon, Korea Hard South Korea Lee Ye-ra Chinese Taipei Chuang Chia-jung
Japan Junri Namigata
6–7, 0–6
Winner 11. 16 June 2014 Gimcheon, Korea Hard South Korea Lee Ye-ra South Korea Choi Ji-hee
South Korea Lee Hye-min
6–3, 6–1
Winner 12. 23 June 2014 Gimcheon, Korea Hard South Korea Lee Ye-ra South Korea Choi Ji-hee
Japan Makoto Ninomiya
7–5, 2–6, [11–9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kim, Jason. "Big wins for Korea at Universiade". JoongAng Daily. Retrieved October 31, 2010.
  2. ^ Chul, Yoon (2010-09-16). "Tennis stars to play at Hansol Korea Open". Korea Times. Archived from the original on September 29, 2012. Retrieved October 31, 2010.

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